Licensing Hearing Panel - Thursday, 2 January 2020 9.30am, CANCELLED

Venue: Meeting Room 2 - Level 3, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham ME4 4TR

Contact: Stephen Platt, Democratic Services Officer 

No. Item


Election of the Chairman

The Panel is requested to elect a Chairman for the hearing in line with rules agreed by the Licensing and Safety Committee. 


Apologies for absence


Record of the meeting

To agree that the Chairman, after consultation with the other members of the Panel, sign the record of this meeting outside the meeting. 


Urgent matters by reason of special circumstances

The Chairman will announce any late items which do not appear on the main agenda but which he/she has agreed should be considered by reason of special circumstances to be specified in the report. 


Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests and Other Significant Interests pdf icon PDF 211 KB

Members are invited to disclose any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests in accordance with the Member Code of Conduct.  Guidance on this is set out in agenda item 5.



Application for a new Premises Licence, Tops Pizza, 40 Luton Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 5AA pdf icon PDF 2 MB

The applicant has applied for a new Premises Licence in respect of Tops Pizza, 40 Luton Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 5AA. All responsible authorities have been consulted in line with the Licensing Act 2003.


Representations have been received from the Police, Public Health, Planning and a local community group. No agreements have been reached.


Exclusion of the press and public pdf icon PDF 125 KB

It is recommended that the Panel exclude the press and public from the meeting during the decision-making process for the reasons set out in the report.